Confucius 147 Confucius Quotes Chinese Philosopher

Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure. view quote

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance. view quote

To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge. view quote

Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire. view quote

Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues. view quote

If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people. view quote

Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself. view quote

The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home. view quote

The book salesman should be honored because he brings to our attention, as a rule, the very books we need most and neglect most. view quote

The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. view quote

Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage. view quote